The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
South East / Kent
Rank 85 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% 0.72% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 1.60% 4.42% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 8
Median salary £48,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.11% +1.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
125 181 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.99% 16.32% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 99 146 154
Median salary £37,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £24,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,233 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Kent region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Kent

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 - -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Server Building
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Foglight
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec